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Supervisor, Customer Service - Winnipeg

Are you:

… eager to provide leadership and guidance?
…passionate about your ability to solve problems?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you! 

The Customer Service Supervisor (CSS) is accountable for the company’s performance in terms of customer service, driver satisfaction and asset utilization. The primary objective of the CSS is to uphold corporate policy, procedure, direction and culture to ensure program objectives and goals are met.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Leading the department by providing direction and support on a day to day basis.

  • Provide performance management and coaching as well as mentorship and development to their team.

  • Support human resources needs of the Customer Service group.

  • Solve problems, realize opportunities and communicate in a timely fashion.

  • Working with the Customer Service Management team to affect group strategies and achieve department goas.

  • Develop customer relationships and establish themselves as a point of escalation for customer concerns within our network.

  • Onboard new customers and develops their specific requirements.

Our Ideal Candidate will possess:

  • Strong leadership and supervisory skills

  • Exceptional problem solving and analytical skills

  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Proven ability to provide exceptional customer service to internal and external customers

  • High attention to detail and accuracy integrity

  • Knowledge of the Transportation and North American Geography are considered assets.

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our … team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before August 28, 2015.

Referrals are welcome! Please complete the Referral Form on the Intranet

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

VP, Finance & Administration - Winnipeg

VP, Finance & Administration

 

Are you?

…Ready to join the senior ranks of a growing and leading transportation provider?
…A senior level Accounting and Finance individual looking to make an impact in a successful organization?
… Detail oriented and insightful with excellent communication and leadership skills? 

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

The Vice President, Finance & Administration is a senior member of the Bison Transport Executive team and an advisor to the Executive Vice President and COO.  The VP, Finance is responsible for the financial operation, administrative, and risk management of the company, including the development of a financial operating plan, linked metrics, and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve and enhance the company’s assets, profitability and growth plan.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with senior management in developing the company’s annual operating plan.

  • Complete analysis of financial results; Develop recommendations (strategic and tactical).

  • Develop and execute analysis of various business initiatives (e.g., capital projects, new operations, asset acquisition, new products and service launches).

  • Responsible for all accounting functions including: financial reporting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, credit and collections, and billing.

  • Provide practical financial business advice and work with the COO and SVP Corporate Services regarding risk management.

  • Work with the parent company on short and longer term financing plans to fund growth and operations.

  • Oversee the human resource needs of the Accounting & Finance department.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or an MBA required.

  • CPA, CA or CMA designation is preferred.

  • 5 years experience as a Corporate Controller (or equivalent).

  • 10 years of demonstratedprogressive responsibility in financial leadership positions preferably in service related businesses.

  • Experience in a senior financial-management role, partnering with senior management, resulting in the development and implementation of creative financial management strategies.

  • Ideally some experience in acquisition due diligence assignments.

  • Some experience with operating system migration and financial system implementation.

  • Excellent leadership ability, team management, interpersonal and employee development skills.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Excellent decision making ability, negotiation and organizational skills.

     

    About Bison:

    Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

     

Are you a progressive business leader that works strategically while maintaining a strong day-to-day operational focus? Do you have senior level accounting and finance experience in a mid-large size organization? Are you a people developer with passion to bring out the best in your team? Do you want to be part of growing the most progressive transportation model in an industry vital to the Canadian economy? If your answer is YES – apply online today at www.bisontransport.com and begin making a difference!                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Accounting Technician - Winnipeg

Accounting Technician

Winnipeg, MB

Are you?

…a detail and task oriented person?
…great with numbers and accounting?
keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Accounting Technician will assist the Accountant’s in preparing monthly and year-end financial statements that are presented to the executives, owners, regulatory bodies and other financing parties. This includes preparation of working papers, expense analysis reports, entering required journal entries, account reconciliation and follow up.  You will also engage in other projects and activities as is necessary to the position and as assigned.

Responsibilities:

  • Expense analysis reports
  • Entering required journal entries
  • Account reconciliation and follow up
  • Preparation of month and year-end financial statements.

Qualifications:

  • In process to achieve designation through the Chartered Professional Accounting Program
  • Detail oriented with a passion for working with numbers and data entry
  • Ability to manage in a multi-task environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Adaptable
  • Knowledge of Great Plains and the transportation industry considered assets.

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our accounting  team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before September 21, 2015: Document Control #3721

Referrals are welcome! Please complete the Referral Form on the Intranet

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Systems Help Desk Support - Winnipeg

Systems Help Desk Support

Winnipeg, MB

 

Are you?

…seeking a rewarding Help Desk Career with opportunities for advancement?
…a problem solver with solid customer service skills?
… keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Systems Help Desk Support will provide support to the entire Bison organization by providing hands-on technical support.

Responsibilities:

  • Answering help desk calls and emails
  • PC Installations and support of existing hardware
  • Installation and support of software applications
  • Basic networking and remote office connectivity support
  • Mobile device and phone system support
  • Special projects

Our Ideal Candidate Will Possess:

  • Customer service experience

  • An enthusiasm for Information Technology

  • Time management and prioritization skills

  • Strong communications skills

  • A positive attitude and friendly demeanor

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our Systems team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before September 14th, 2015 Document Control #3721

Referrals are welcome! Please complete the Referral Form on the Intranet.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Tractor Technician - Journeyman - Calgary

Tractor Technician

Calgary, AB (NOC: 7312)

 

Are you:  

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

  • You will be either:

        - A certified Journeyman Technician or

        - Will be required to have your skills assessed by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training        Board to determine your level of skills and be approved to work in Alberta under this trade name

  • You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period
  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

 

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

 

The various modified shifts include:

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 06:00-18:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

 

We have 1 vacancy for this specific role in Calgary, Alberta.

 

The wage for a certified Journeyman Technician is $31-33.00 per hour along with applicable shift premiums.

 

However, if you are working in this trade and have been approved by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board to challenge the certification exam, but are not yet certified, you will be paid $29.00 per hour until you become a Journeyman.

 

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.
 

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

 

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

 

How to Apply:

 

By Mail or In Person:

234090 Wrangler Rd.

Rocky View, AB   T1X 0K2

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

403-203-5707

By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00:

1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Journeyman Trailer Technician - Calgary

Trailer Technician

Calgary, AB (NOC: 7321)

 

Are you:  

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

 

Qualifications:                                                       

  • You will be either:

        - A certified Journeyman Trailer Technician or

        - Will be required to have your skills assessed by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training        Board to determine your level of skills and be approved to work in Alberta under this trade name

  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

 

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

 

The various modified shifts include:

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 06:00-18:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

 

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.
 

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

 

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

 

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Maintenance Coordinator - Edmonton

Maintenance Coordinator

Edmonton, AB

 

Are you?

…A leader with great communication and administrative skills?
…Passionate about coordinating & details?
…A team player who values being a great support?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

The Maintenance Coordinator ensures that the fleet maintenance requirements are accurately identified, recorded and prioritized within the maintenance system to meet maintenance safety, operational and Driver needs. The Maintenance Coordinator is also expected to be a team player in the maintenance department and able to communicate effectively with mechanics, drivers, outside vendors and Bison’s customers. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Work order entry
  • Creating purchase orders
  • Utilizing reports to identify incorrect or problem data using established guidelines
  • Communicating exceptions, initiate corrective action, and report and evaluate the action effects.
  • Works with Outsourced Maintenance Coordinators to schedule equipment and ensures equipment gets to required shop
  • Assigns tasks to the Mobile Tech in the Edmonton yard
  • Driver & Customer Relations

Qualifications:

  • Experience in a maintenance administrative/coordination role
  • Excellent organizational skills and record keeping ability
  • Strong attention to detail abilities
  • Ability to use and learn computer software and programs
  • Problem solving ability; recognize, assess, report and provide solutions
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule (Tuesday – Saturday)

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our maintenance team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Apprentice Heavy Equipment Technician - Edmonton

Apprentice Tractor/Trailer Technician

Edmonton, AB

 

Are you:  

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

As the Apprentice Tractor/Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator and the other Tractor/Trailer Technicians to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

 

Qualifications:

  • You will be a registered Apprentice with the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board
  • Passed the Apprenticeship entry exam
  • Graduation from a recognized certificate program (ex. Truck and Transport Technician, Heavy Duty Technician), and the desire to obtain your Journeyman's certificate will be key to your success in this position
  • Effective time management and team focus
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

Please note this position is permanent full-time and subject to a modified work schedule. 

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.
 

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our maintenance team today!

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Mobile Tractor/Trailer Technician - Edmonton

Mobile Tractor/Trailer Tech

Edmonton, AB

 

Are you?

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

As the Mobile Tractor/Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action. This position will work outside of the shop running our Mobile Repair Unit.

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of Level 1 Heavy Equipment Technician
  • Experience as a heavy duty mechanic
  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Safety inspections are considered an asset in this position
  • Ability to provide superior customer service to our drivers
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Willingness to work outside

Monday to Friday (Subject to Change to a Modified Work Schedule)

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our maintenance team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Journeyman - Edmonton

Tractor Technician - Journeyman

Edmonton, AB

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

  • A certified Journeyman Technician
  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Safety inspections are considered an asset in this position, ability to obtain CVIP is mandatory

Please note this position is permanent full-time and subject to a modified work schedule

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our maintenance team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Trailer Technician - Journeyman - Edmonton

Trailer Technician – Journeyman

Edmonton, AB

 

Are you:  

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

  • A certified Journeyman Technician
  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Safety inspections are considered an asset in this position, ability to obtain CVIP is mandatory

Please note this position is permanent full-time and subject to a modified work schedule. 

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our maintenance team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Mobile Tractor/Trailer Technician - Langley

Mobile Tractor/Trailer Technician

Langley, BC

 

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

As the Mobile Tractor/Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action. This position will work outside of the shop running our Mobile Repair Unit.

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of Level 1 Heavy Equipment Technician
  • Experience as a heavy duty mechanic
  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Safety inspections are considered an asset in this position
  • Ability to provide superior customer service to our drivers
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Willingness to work outside
  • Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Langley

Tractor Technician

Langley, BC

 

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

  • A Level 3 Heavy Equipment Technician or Journeyman 
  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Safety inspections are considered an asset in this position
  • Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Shop Supervisor - Mississauga

Shop Supervisor

Are you:

… a leader committed to safety and continuous improvement?

… committed to safety?

… keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. 

As the Shop Supervisor you will supervise and lead our team of professional technicians on the shop floor. You will utilize your proven supervisory skills to provide leadership and coaching to mechanics of all experience levels.  You will assist with trouble shooting and solving of mechanical problems as well as ensuring productivity and work quality goals are met.  Using you excellent organization skills, you will partner with Shop Managers to ensure that production and quality objectives are met. 

This position is subject to a modified work schedule.

You should have a minimum of 3-5 years of supervisory experience to be considered for this role.You will be a licensed Truck and Transport Mechanic or Heavy Duty Mechanic  Strong organizational skills with a clear sense of urgency about planning and executing work, as well as your ability to maintain composure, effectiveness and flexibility under pressure will be key to your success in this position. A Journeyman’s certification or equivalent experience is considered an asset for this position. 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?  Are you seeking an environment that will allow you to utilize your skills and knowledge?  Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Parts Administrator - Mississauga

Parts Administrator

Mississauga, ON


Are you:

…a leader committed to safety and continuous improvement?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company? 

Then we have the opportunity for you! 

This is a challenging role, requiring a great deal of motivation and initiative, offering you the opportunity to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Our Parts Administrator is responsible for maintaining the inventory of the parts department. This position requires daily interaction with maintenance personnel, drivers and vendors. The Parts person is expected to be a team player in the Maintenance Department.  You will be responsible for maintaining the parts inventory. This will be accomplished by actively monitoring inventory, order parts, re-stocking the inventory, as well as supplying parts and supplies to Mechanics and Drivers ensuring all parts and supplied are charged out to work orders. Some heavy lifting will be required.

Our Ideal Candidate will possess:

  • Strong ability to adapt to varying situations

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Exceptional customer service

  • Proficient computer skills

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision as well as part of a team

  • Knowledge of the transportation industry and customs experience are considered assets.

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our Mississauga team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Trailer Technician - Mississauga

Trailer Technician

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry. As the Trailer Technician you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Technicians, and the other Trailer Technicians to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

 

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. You must be a certified Journeyman to be considered for this role.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Mississauga

Tractor Technician

Mississauga, ON

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications

  • Graduation from a recognized certificate program (ex. Truck and Transport Mechanic, Heavy Duty Mechanic), and/or the desire to obtain your Journeyman’s certificate will be key to your success in this position.  
  • Your effective time management and team focus are considered an asset in this position. 

Please note this position is subject to a modified work schedule. 

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Mobile Mechanic - Mississauga

Mobile Mechanic

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We require a skilled and enthusiastic Mobile Mechanic to staff our mobile service truck. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry. As the Mobile Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics, and will be responsible for the efficient, effective and timely repairs and maintenance on the Bison Transport fleet. Expected to be a team player, you will be able to diagnose recurring problems and effectively communicate these to other members of the Maintenance team. This position will follow a modified work schedule. You will possess the ability to provide superior customer service to our drivers; ability to work unsupervised; and thrive for challenge and opportunity. You will also possess the experience and qualifications necessary, to perform top quality service and repairs on Bison's fleet of modern transport trailers. Experience as a licensed heavy duty mechanic and the willingness to work outside will be key to your success in this position.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Shop Supervisor - Winnipeg

Shop Supervisor

Winnipeg, MB

Are you:

… Team oriented, well organized, with strong communication and customer service skills?

… Seeking to develop and advance your leadership skills?

… Committed to maintaining a safe and productive work environment?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting people like you to join our highly effective Maintenance team. With shops in Winnipeg, Mississauga, Calgary, Langley and our newest shop opening in Edmonton, Bison is an employer of choice with great opportunities for growth and advancement.

As the Shop Supervisor you will supervise and lead our team of professional technicians on the shop floor. You will utilize your proven supervisory skills to provide leadership and coaching to mechanics of all experience levels.  You will assist with trouble shooting and solving of mechanical problems as well as ensuring productivity and work quality goals are met. You will communicate with Planners, Operations, Drivers and other departments as necessary in order to make decisions and adjustments to the workload schedule. Using your excellent organization skills, you will partner with Shop Managers to ensure that production and quality objectives are met.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Supervise Maintenance Administration and technical staff which includes day to day management and education, information, tools, training, action plans and providing support

  • Management and promotion of maintenance programs

  • Responsible for ensuring on-the-floor resource availability is sufficient to complete workload, by assigning and controlling overtime, time-off and vacation days

  • Monitor and administer safe shop and work practices

  • Ensure database information, files, repair entry and schedules are accurate

  • Attend and contribute to team meetings on a daily, project and management goals.

Qualifications:

  • Prior supervisory experience would be considered an asset

  • Established interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Ability to positively motivate individuals and teams

  • Strong organizational and planning skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Consistently performs work in a safe manner, following work instructions and safe operating procedures

  • A Journeyman’s certifications or equivalent experience preferred

  • Ability to maintain composure, effectiveness and flexibility under pressure will

Please note this is a continental overnight shift.  The continental shift works 12 hours per day (4:00pm – 4:00am). You will work 7 days in a 2 week period, working 2 days one week and 5 days the next week, with every second weekend off.

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a challenging position that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before July 15, 2015: Document Control #3721

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Breakdown Maintenance Coordinator - Winnipeg

Breakdown Maintenance Coordinator

Winnipeg, MB

Are you?

…A leader with great communication and administrative skills?
…Passionate about coordinating & details?
…A team player who values being a great support?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Breakdown Maintenance Coordinator ensures that the fleet maintenance requirements are accurately identified, recorded and prioritized within the maintenance system to meet maintenance safety, operational and Driver needs. The Maintenance Coordinator is also expected to be a team player in the maintenance department and able to communicate effectively with mechanics, drivers, outside vendors and Bison’s customers. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Work order entry
  • Creating purchase orders
  • Utilizing reports to identify incorrect or problem data using established guidelines
  • Communicating exceptions, initiate corrective action, and report and evaluate the action effects.
  • Works with Outsourced Maintenance Coordinators to schedule equipment and ensures equipment gets to required shop
  • Assigns tasks to the Mobile Tech in the CITY yard
  • Driver & Customer Relations

Qualifications:

  • Experience in a maintenance administrative/coordination role
  • Excellent organizational skills and record keeping ability
  • Strong attention to detail abilities
  • Ability to use and learn computer software and programs
  • Problem solving ability; recognize, assess, report and provide solutions
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

This shift is subject to a modified work schedule – overnights 6:00pm-6:00am

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our … team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before September 4, 2015: Document Control #3721

Referrals are welcome! Please complete the Referral Form on the Intranet

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Content Marketing Specialist - Winnipeg

Content Marketing Specialist (CMS)

Winnipeg, MB
Are you:

… a talented writer with exceptional communication skills?

… an avid consumer of content who loves creating new material?

… keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company? 

Then we have the opportunity for you! 


As a Content Marketing Specialist (CMS), you will write and produce various types of content to expand Bison Transport’s digital footprint, awareness, subscribers, and leads. The CMS will also play a key role in the creation and editing of content for traditional mediums such as corporate newsletters and internal communication. This is a key role with a lot of influence at Bison, and it requires a high level of creativity, attention to detail and project management skills.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Create print and digital resources to drive leads, subscribers, awareness and/or other important metrics
  • Blog on an ongoing basis to support and promote Bison’s brand, while also attracting site visitors though search, social media and email subscribers.
  • Collaborate with designers, videographers, sales professionals and industry experts to produce relevant content.
  • Act as the last line of defense for all communication.

Our Ideal Candidate will possess:

  • BA/BS degree, CreComm Diploma or equivalent work experience.

  • Past experience producing content for the web specifically, as well as channel-specific knowledge (blog, SlideShare, Facebook, Twitter, etc.).

  • Past experience building audiences, either online or offline.

  • A dual-minded approach: You’re highly creative and an excellent writer but can also follow processes and rely on data to make decisions.

  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (particularly Photoshop and InDesign) and photography would be an asset.

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before Sept 1, 2015: Document Control #3721

Referrals are welcome! Please complete the Referral Form on The Herd.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Fleet Manager - Winnipeg

Fleet Manager    

Are you:  

eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.   

As a Fleet Manager for our Operations team, you are responsible for the overall performance of your respective drivers and dispatch team. Your primary focus will be to optimize utilization of tractors and drivers within your assigned fleet to ensure our driver, customer and company expectations are met. You will take a lead role in training, development and supervision to ensure that Bison's goals and interests are achieved. This will include addressing issues that go beyond the scope of regular daily activity. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison.   

Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge North American geography as well as past supervisory experience is considered an asset.  This position is subject to a modified work schedule.   Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!   Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

LTL Customer Service Assistant - Winnipeg

LTL Customer Service Assistant

Winnipeg, MB


Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you! 

 

As a LTL Customer Service Assistant, you will be a key player in our highly effective Operations team.  The LTL Service Representative is responsible for managing the daily activity of our LTL clients. You will be actively involved with operations, identifying complimentary shipments and rate negotiations.  .

 

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Accurately setting up orders

  • Monitoring all shipments

  • Managing customer inquiries and developing relationships

  • Administration support

 

 

Our Ideal Candidate will possess:

  • Demonstrated problem solving abilities

  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Strong customer service skills

  • Strong organization skills

  • Knowledge of the transportation industry and North American Geography are considered assets.

 

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

 

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

 

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before July 24, 2015: Document Control #3721

 

Referrals are welcome! Please complete the Referral Form on the Intranet

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Office & Bison Store Administrator - Winnipeg

Office & Bison Store Administrator

Winnipeg, MB

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you! 

The Office Administrator/Store Clerk, will use your excellent customer service skills to run our Bison store.  You will sell merchandise to employees, manage payroll deductions for purchases, and be responsible for the overall merchandising and appearance of the store. You will use your proven time management skills to ensure that inventory and supplies are ordered, and all invoicing and supply distribution is completed in a timely manner. 

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Merchandising product and keeping store clean and presentable

  • iTools sign on support and miscellaneous duties as assigned by sales and marketing

  • Manage online orders

  • Arrange for shipping/transport packages to customers

  • Connect with suppliers and vendors to ensure stock is managed

  • Greet and assist visitors while creating an upbeat and welcoming atmosphere

  • Answer phoneand email inquiries

  • Act as a resource for departments regarding promotional items, gift and prizes

Our Ideal Candidate will possess:

  • Must be able to work under minimal supervision and maintain confidentiality

  • Exceptional customer service skills

  • Strong organization skills with the ability to multitask

  • Proven ability to provide exceptional customer service to internal and external customers

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to communicate both in person and on the phone

  • Retail experience is considered an asset

* This position is a full time 1 year term*

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before September 21, 2015: Document Control #3721

Referrals are welcome! Please complete the Referral Form on the Intranet

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.